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by Chad
Mon Apr 12, 2021 7:09 am
Forum: Community
Topic: Scott's My Growth Rings youtube channel & website
Replies: 185
Views: 29284

Ripping & Resawing on a Shopsmith Bandsaw W/ Cast Iron Table

78.jpg Watch it here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2W99T1GjZ14 Those who own the Shospmtih Bandsaw with the original cast iron table can take advantage of the cleverly designed cross-slots in the table that allow the standard Shopsmith miter gauge to be used as a fence that easily adjusts to acc...
by Chad
Fri Apr 09, 2021 7:07 am
Forum: Community
Topic: Scott's My Growth Rings youtube channel & website
Replies: 185
Views: 29284

STUMPED? Q&A: Carbide Stacked Dado Set on a Shopsmith Mark V

77.jpg Watch it here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m87TS4tNbUY&t=11s In today's follow-up video we answer Questions, Comments, and Cheapshots from this past weekend's video on the use of Carbide Stacking Dado Blade Sets and how to make and use a sacrificial fence for safe and accurate rabbet...
by Chad
Sun Apr 04, 2021 6:51 pm
Forum: Community
Topic: Scott's My Growth Rings youtube channel & website
Replies: 185
Views: 29284

Stacking Dado Blade Sets & Sacrificial Rabbeting Fence on a Shopsmith

76.jpg Watch it here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8lZUrmEN_vs First off, I want to thank my channel subscribers for picking the thumbnail for this video. Thanks a lot guys, that's just... perfect. In today's video, we talk about the use of Carbide Stacking Dado Blade Sets and how to make and us...
by Chad
Thu Apr 01, 2021 9:37 pm
Forum: Community
Topic: Scott's My Growth Rings youtube channel & website
Replies: 185
Views: 29284

STUMPED? Q&A: Wobble Dados, the "Magna Dado" and the old 6" Shopsmith Carbide-Tipped Adjustable Dado

75.jpg Watch it here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jOw5mel8X0E This is the follow-up to the last video on wobble dados and specifically the Shopsmith original adjustable "Magna Dado". If you missed that episode, catch it here: https://youtu.be/_wGKndjZ2kU​ Join 57(!) other channel memb...
by Chad
Tue Mar 30, 2021 7:08 am
Forum: Community
Topic: Scott's My Growth Rings youtube channel & website
Replies: 185
Views: 29284

Dados on a Shopsmith and What's a "Magna Dado"? A Wobble Dado? A Drunken Saw Blade?

74.jpg Watch it here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_wGKndjZ2kU In this video, you'll see how to set up your Shopsmith for cutting dados, grooves, and rabbets and we'll explore the mysterious and wonderful Magna Dado. More to come in our mid-week follow-up episode of STUMPED Q&A, which will b...
by Chad
Fri Mar 26, 2021 7:29 am
Forum: Community
Topic: Scott's My Growth Rings youtube channel & website
Replies: 185
Views: 29284

STUMPED? Q&A from "Jointer Rabbets" vid and an ESSENTIAL DIY Jointer Auxiliary Fence Extension

73.jpg Watch it here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=syR6SaqyIzY Why haven't you done this already? I used a piece of 18mm Baltic Birch plywood but I have used melamine board and even countertop sink cut-outs to make this essential jointer add-on in the past. The most important thing is that the s...
by Chad
Mon Mar 22, 2021 7:58 am
Forum: Community
Topic: Scott's My Growth Rings youtube channel & website
Replies: 185
Views: 29284

Jointer Rabbets & is the Dirt Cheap SnapCheck Gauge+ Worth It?

72.jpg Watch it here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G3FOXuctD2M This week we put the iGaging SnapCheck Gauge Plus to the test for setting jointer blades on the jointer. I HIGHLY recommend checking out the excellent and exhaustive walk-through of this tool on this video from the channel "Wood...
by Chad
Fri Mar 19, 2021 7:37 am
Forum: Community
Topic: Scott's My Growth Rings youtube channel & website
Replies: 185
Views: 29284

STUMPED? Q&A from Shopsmith Jointer Knives

71.jpg Watch it here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DLQHs5Ftscg This past weekend we covered the installation and alignment of the knives in a Shopsmith 4" jointer and boy, did you have questions! If you missed that episode, catch it here: https://youtu.be/TeEXQ5tQj-M​ Here's the other joint...
by Chad
Wed Mar 17, 2021 12:33 pm
Forum: Community
Topic: Nick Engler's Workshop Companion youtube channel & website
Replies: 43
Views: 9215

1878 Wright Brothers Bat -- The Home-made Toy That Began the Age of Aviation

23.jpg Watch it here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9MpFTmb9Ytk In 1878, the Wright brothers' father brought them a rubber band-powered helicopter. Young Wilbur and Orville played with it until they wore it out, then began making their own from wood and cork. Years later, after making their first...
by Chad
Mon Mar 15, 2021 7:32 am
Forum: Community
Topic: Scott's My Growth Rings youtube channel & website
Replies: 185
Views: 29284

Shopsmith 4" Jointer Blade Replacement & Alignment

70.jpg Watch it here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TeEXQ5tQj-M Installing and aligning the knives on a jointer can be a challenge, but the folks who invented the Shopsmith jointer were thinking of the DIY'er when they created it back in the 1950s. And the great news is this tool just got better ...